Liza Koshy, more commonly known by her online persona Lizzza, is an American YouTube sensation and actress. She has accumulated over 17 million subscribers on YouTube and more than 20 million Instagram followers. Apart from her social media fame, Koshy has made her mark in acting, starring as Violet Adams in Hulu’s “Freakish” and co-creating and starring in the web series “Liza on Demand”.
|Name||Elizabeth Shaila Koshy|
|Birth Date||March 31, 1996|
|Birthplace||Houston, Texas, USA|
|Profession||YouTube Star, Actress|
|Years Active||2013 – Present|
|Estimated Net Worth||$6 million (as of 2023)|
Early Life and Career
Liza first gained a following on Vine, where she garnered more than 5 million fans by posting comedic videos. She started attending college in 2014, choosing to study business marketing.
Liza’s natural comedic flair, engaging content, and charismatic personality have earned her a massive following on YouTube. Her success on the platform has also paved the way for her to receive several awards. She was named Breakout Creator at the 2016 Streamy Awards, and in 2017, she won Choice Web Star: Female at the Teen Choice Awards.
Apart from YouTube, Liza has made strides in the acting world. She started as Violet Adams in Hulu’s “Freakish” and later co-created and starred in the web series “Liza on Demand”. In 2018, she was named the host of Nickelodeon’s reboot of “Double Dare”. In 2021, she voiced one of the main characters, Zipp Storm, in the animated film “My Little Pony: A New Generation”.
Born and raised in Houston, Texas, Liza Koshy is of mixed ethnicity (half Indian and half Caucasian). She has two older sisters named Olivia and Rachel. Liza was in a relationship with fellow YouTuber David Dobrik from 2015 to 2018.
She has collaborated with other online personalities and featured them in her content. For instance, she uploaded a Vine titled “How girls check out guys vs. How guys check out girls,” which featured Tasia Alexis, Lance210, Alex Holtti, Crawford Collins, Jake Paul, and Boris Laursen.
Estimated Net Worth
As of 2023, Liza Koshy’s estimated net worth stands at approximately $6 million. Her income sources primarily include her YouTube activities, acting projects, brand endorsements, and related ventures.
Liza Koshy’s success showcases the power of social media and digital platforms in shaping a modern career. Her journey from a Vine comedian to a recognized actress exemplifies the opportunities available in the digital content creation industry.